Parent Resources

Baby Friendly Hospital Designation
Learn More with Heather Knott, RN-IBCLC click here:

Baby Massage Classes
Alicia Keleher 970.309.7251
Irma Sanic  970.456.3617

Breastfeeding/Lactation Consultation
AVH Lactation Services 970.544.1251
Breast pump sales and rentals
Outpatient consultations (by appointment) 970.544.1130
Retail supplies and sales

Breastfeeding Support in our Community

Bosom Buddies Breastfeeding Social and Support Group-
Wednesdays at Aspen Birth Center 11:00am-12:30pm
Aspen Valley Hospital: Breastfeeding Warmline(help line) 970.544.1251
La Leche league 970.945.6726 /.970.945.9754


Car Seat Safety
Colorado Laws for Child Restraints and Car Seats
Aspen Police Dept. 970.920.5400

Child and Adolescent Services
Head Start 970.963.9121

Child Care Referral and Financial Assistance
Aspen Mountain Tots: 215 N Garmisch ST RM #1, Aspen CO 81611 Contact Phone: (970) 544-4757
Kids First 970.920. 5363 / 970.928.7111
Child Find Developmental Screening - Donna Ward (summers only) 970.925. 8367

Coping Measures in Labor
Pain Management on OB 

Cord Blood Banking
Frequently Asked Questions about Cord Blood Banking

Counseling to pregnant and postpartum women, confronting emotional challenges, complimentary to women who are seen at Aspen Valley Hospital.
Counseling services provided by: Michelle Miscione, PhD, LCSW
By appointment only:
Please call: 970.544.1147

Lynne Feigenbaum, LCSW specializes in treating women with emotional difficulties and concerns resulting from their reproductive lives. For the past sixteen years, she has worked with women who sought help while undergoing infertility treatments, following a miscarriage or stillbirth, or when suffering from pre/post natal mood and anxiety disorders.  Lynne has a MA and MSW from New York University as well as postgraduate training in child and adolescent psychoanalysis from the National Institute of the Psychotherapies in New York City. She is currently in private practice in Basalt.

CPR and First Aid Courses
Aspen Birth Center – Infant/Child CPR for Friends and Family 970.544.1130

Dental care during pregnancy

Doula Services and Prenatal Yoga
Peggy Graybeal-Columbine Doula Services (Birth and Postpartum) 970.704.9088
Heidi Ahrens 970.355.9982
Katie Mac-Postpartum Doula 734.391.5547
Teresa Weinstein-Postpartum Doula 619.665.5691
Zuleika Pevec-Birth and Postpartum Doula 970.274.8263 

Zoe Weston: Prenatal Yoga & Dance Circle Support 808.387.1980

Drug and Alcohol Abuse

Aspen Counseling Center 970. 920.5555
Emergency Services 911

Family Planning
Adoption Options 970.945.9108
Community Health Services 970.920.5420
Planned Parenthood 970.945.8631

Coming soon 2018: Aspen Valley Hospital

Prenatal and Postnatal with baby fitness programming

Hepatitis B Vaccine Information 
Measles, Mumps & Rubella (MMR) Vaccine Information 
Tetanus, Diphtheria, Pertussis (Tdap) Vaccine Information 

Lactation Education Resouces Educational links and resources for breastfeeding mothers

Mountain Parent Magazine

Music Programs for Children
Mountain Laurel Music 970.963.7411
All Valley Music Together (infants-4) 970.963.1482  or 970.925.3254
Mothers of Preschools (MOPS) Ginny Paas 310.804.4995
Mid Valley Moms -  Check us out on Facebook (, for more info visit our website, or contact Ginny Pass (310.804.4995).


Newborn Screening
Baby's First Test 
Newborn Screening Colorado - Frequently Asked Questions

WIC Program Pitkin County- 970.920. 5420
Aspen Valley Hospital Certified Dietitian Counseling  970.544.1145

Parenting Education
Aspen Birth Center – 970.544.1130
Family Visitor Program 970.945.1234
MOPS (Mothers of Preschoolers – pregnancy to kindergarten) Katy Laven 970.945.2076
Parent Coaching and Consultation Rebecca Romeyn, PhD 303.877.8913

Baby Photography

Brandy Lauren Photography 970.930.5388
Luminance Photography * 970.379.8945
Robin Proctor Photography * 970.819.1427
Tara Marolda-Photographer  970.343.0140
*Special thanks to donors of photography to Aspen Birth Center

Birth Photography
Marcia Cerise Photography 970.984.2155
Irma Sanic  970.456.3617

Prenatal Programs

Aspen Birth Center – Prenatal Education Program 970.544.1130
Community Health services (Pitkin County) 970.920.5420
Eagle County Health and Human Services 970.704.2760
Family Visitor Program 970.945.1234
Healthy Beginnings Prenatal Program 970.945.6614
Mountain Family Prenatal 970.928.0183
Pregnancy Resource Center 970.945.5562

Preschool Information
Kids First (Pitkin, Eagle and Garfield Counties) 970.920.5363 / 970.928.7111

Public Health
Community Health Services (Pitkin Co.) 970.920.5420
Social ServicesGarfield County Social Services 970.945.9191

Support Groups
Aspen Birth Center Breastfeeding Support Group (Bosom Buddies) 970.544.1251 or 970.544.1130
Aspen Birth Center Perinatal Bereavement Support Group: Allison Daily 970.379.5276
Post-Partum Support Group, Hope Center – Mia Wilson 970.925.5858

Spas and Recreation

The Aspen Club & Spa 970. 925.8900
Aspen Recreation Center 970.544.4100
The Snowmass Recreation Center 970.922.2240

WHO Guidelines for the Safe Preparation, Storage and Handling of Powdered Infant Formula
WHO Guidelines for the Safe Preparation, Storage and Handling of Powdered Infant Formula

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Aspen, CO 81611

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